How to avoid weird mestage on file deciphering

Werner Koch wk at
Sun Nov 12 20:41:28 CET 2023

On Fri, 10 Nov 2023 13:48, Stephan Verbücheln said:
> Notifications, warnings and errors are sent to stderr (rather than
> stdout), so the solution for bash would be:
> $ gpg --decrypt file.txt.gpg 2> /dev/null

Or to suppress the specific diagnostics mentioned but still show
important error message use

  gpg -q ...


  gpg --quiet ...



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refuse military service.             - A. Einstein
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